Adjustable Serving Tupperware

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Description:
In theory, this is very basic. Although I am just a law student and by no means an engineer of any sort. My idea is to create a tupperware that has slits in a grid like form on the bottom and sides. Additionally there would be slits under the lid. With the grid-like slits, one would be able to put inserts in order to separate there food. with the insert going into the bottom, sides and the lid, there would be a nice seal from any liquids or foods mixing with the others. Obviously, the point of the grid is to be able to create different sized servings and adjust them from bouncing around. Basically, one could put a perfect compact cup of rice, another for veggies etc. The preserving tupperware current on the market do not allow this and one has to purchase a thousand of them. My vision is for it to be able 10 inches in length with a 5 inch witch and about 2.5 inches tall. The top of the tupperware and lid should look similar to your standard rubbermaid tupperware.
the walls of the tupperware should not be less or more than 90 degrees.
The corners and need to be rounded.
The slits them selves should not be to shallow, for that would defeat the purpose of them. My estimation is that they would be about .5 centimeters. Because of the slits, the bottom and sides could/maybe/should form a ridge like surface. (think of ruffles)
Lastly, the ridges, or slits should be continuous, at least in my mind around the entirety of the tupperware, which means the lid will need to account for vertical ridges along the walls of the tupperware and still be able to seal it. Although I will not prepay, being the cautious man of law that I am, payment will be given upon the winner being chosen. AND, in the event that my price is significantly low balled and outrageous I will increase it if no one in their right mind would accept it. Thank you.
Wants:
least amount of material used while still forming a solid casing for foods. The container should be clear (or at least cloudy) while still solid.
Don't Wants:
nothing fancy, the lid itself should be flat with the exception of the edges which lock on to the base of the tupperware.
Ask for Sample:
please provide initial sample
Software:
  1. AutoCAD
  2. SolidWorks

Entries

= Buyer's Rating
1st Winner
#6 Latest Bowl Design by sldraftingdesign
Apr 27, 2015 17:39
#11 Adjustable Serving Tupperware by iliasouasfi
Apr 30, 2015 0:38
#2 TUP by REDA
Apr 22, 2015 20:43
#4 tupperware by REDA
Apr 24, 2015 14:47
#7 tupperware adjustable food box by angel consultancy
Apr 29, 2015 10:35
#8 tupperware adjustable food box by angel consultancy
Apr 29, 2015 10:45
#10 Tupperware_Inventor_Blender by Bert007
Apr 29, 2015 13:59
#12 Adjustable Serving Tupperware 1 by Irfan
Apr 30, 2015 10:17

Discussion

Mon, 04 May 2015 09:37:50 +0000
Please give us some more time as it could result in better design and development of existing models.

sldraftingdesign

Designer

Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:03:14 +0000
Thanks!
Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:35:44 +0000
I think I will submit a design as well Jaydiaz10, please be patient I have just seen this contest now.
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 06:25:54 +0000
Please give 7 days ...
I would like to participate

jaydiaz10

Buyer

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:32:58 +0000
Anyone else submitting an entry?

sldraftingdesign

Designer

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:33:15 +0000
The lid groove of current tupperware bowls have a nice recess have a deep groove in them and they come clean, so I really think you are overthinking this. Just do what the man asks.
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:20:55 +0000
Hmm, but this will work just with hard stuff. Water and soaps are hard tu use with.

sldraftingdesign

Designer

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:29:15 +0000
submitted! thanks!

jaydiaz10

Buyer

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:31:45 +0000
soaking in soap water does wonders
Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:15:00 +0000
Oh I see....It can be done but the slots would be pretty hard to clean...I will think of something I just picture the slots getting all gunked up..

jaydiaz10

Buyer

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:10:52 +0000
again, those are pre-made serving sizes. the purpose of my design is to be able to take a tupperware and adjust servings accordingly by taking out, or inserting little walls.
Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:04:23 +0000
http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/181507022108?lpid=82&chn=ps
Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:01:51 +0000
They are called "Easy Lunchboxes" they have been around for years
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:47:31 +0000
excuse me mr/mrs jaydiaz10 you can give me a simple sketch please that sketch shown your idea , the sketch is very helpfull now thanks before

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